Events

Saturday, April 29, 2017

photo of WIPPS moderator John Greenwood

Building Merrill Together Series: ‘Learning Civil Discourse: Skills for Leading Discussions’

Discover secrets of making a difference! Learn about three approaches – leading "small-group dialogue" or "community discussions,” “action planning” and “deliberative forums” – and then focusing on the dialogue/community discussion approach. The Building Merrill Together initiative aims to stir government, business and the general public to positively change Merrill through information and discussion, and by creating an open ...

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Tuesday, May 2, 2017

One Wausau

Toward One Wausau Public Deliberation

Deliberations are free and open to the public. How can we effectively address differences in attitudes toward diversity in our community? How do we encourage positive community relationships and avoid problems seen nationally? How do we begin a constructive conversation to build unity in the Wausau area?

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Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Substance Abuse: It’s Everybody’s Business

Click here to register!  Click here to share or RSVP on Facebook! Event Summary: On May 16, the Wisconsin Institute for Public Policy and Service (WIPPS) is hosting a regional conference to raise awareness throughout communities that addiction is a chronic disease, recovery is possible and that community-wide recovery eco-systems are necessary. The purpose of ...

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One Wausau

Toward One Wausau Public Deliberation

Deliberations are free and open to the public. How can we effectively address differences in attitudes toward diversity in our community? How do we encourage positive community relationships and avoid problems seen nationally? How do we begin a constructive conversation to build unity in the Wausau area?

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